Karan Johar turned heads with his recently released film, Student of the Year, and it’s now safe to say that the impeccable performances by the film’s star cast, Siddharth Malhotra, Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt, have grabbed a lot of attention. The trio made their big-screen debut with the film. A campus romance and Karan Johar’s fifth directorial venture after Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998), Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham (2001), Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (2006) and My Name Is Khan (2010).
Karan Johar seems to have redefined popular cinema with the film. Student of the Year revolves around the coming-of-age tale of three youngsters at a well-heeled school in Dehradun. And as always, Karan Johar has polished the film with lots of glamour and extravagance. Complete with characters clad in designer clothes and driving around supercars, this film has it all. And if all that isn’t enough, Karan Johar’s Student of the Year also includes an extremely catchy soundtrack, one that will pull you to the dancefloor! The soundtrack of the film topped music-charts and has been on everyone’s lips these days.
The film well-reflects the urban lives of youngsters these days and is watchable over and over again. Some of Bollywood’s finest and fans around the country and internationally as well have showered the film, its fresh new star cast and its enigmatic director-producer with praises. Student of the Year, produced by Dharma Productions and Shah Rukh Khan’s Red Chillies Entertainment, was proclaimed a blockbuster after its release on the 19th of October, 2012.